Stripe, the payments provider for developers, will add robust foreign exchange capabilities, the company’s founder disclosed today. Patrick Collison informed Stripe users today that the company was “putting the finishing touches on our support for foreign-currency charges for US and EU users.” The changes will mean that Stripe can handleRead More
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I am watching ฿1 soar to $935 today and my thoughts extended to: how would I get money out of bitcoins today? The truth is the quantity of virtual currency in the world is increasing, and will continue to do so. The wild gyrations in the price of bitcoins isRead More
Bitcoins have hit the big time, with one unit of the virtual currency now worth $100. Analysts describe the currency’s meteoric rise as a bubble, but enthusiasts are look to the day when mainstream merchants accept bitcoins as tender. It’s currently accepted online by a growing group of techies, but most ofRead More
Have you ever wondered why United States currency is still greenback-ed, while seemingly every other nation in the world goes tutti-fruitti with its bills? Well, someone who goes by the username leroideschoux via Gizmodo, a fun tech blog, did. Its conclusion: that dollars would look awful in color, as evidenced atRead More
Sibos 2012, one of the world’s largest financial services conferences, is being held this week in Osaka, Japan — which is certainly far from the banking folks in the US and elsewhere. Fret not, we’ve got a selection of some of the best banking innovation videos from the conference. AllRead More